Wolf Creek Ski Area owner Davey Pitcher has been sentenced to probation and community service and ordered to pay a $5,000 fine after he pleaded guilty to conducting search and rescue training on public land without a permit.
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Federal workplace regulators have cited southwestern Colorado’s Wolf Creek Ski Area after an employee died during avalanche training held outside of the resort’s boundaries.
With near record high temperatures on Wednesday, snow may be last thing on people’s minds, but the same can’t be said for everyone in Colorado.
Good news for skiers and boarders– several ski areas are extending their seasons thanks to fresh spring snow.
The Colorado Avalanche Information Center says a backcountry skier has been killed in a snow slide in southern Colorado.
Skiers and boarders hit the slopes early Sunday morning after Arapahoe Basin fired up the lifts for the season, and powder hounds are excited.
A colossal wildfire near a popular summer retreat in southern Colorado continues to be driven by winds and fueled by dead trees in a drought-stricken area, authorities said Sunday.
The latest round of snow has brought nearly a foot of new snow to Wolf Creek ski resort in southwestern Colorado.
Ski resorts have been welcoming snow after going through a drier-than-normal season in much of the state last winter.